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EMBL-EBI: An introduction to EMBL-EBI resources



This workshop is an introduction to EMBL-EBI and the life science data resources it provides.  Participants will be shown how to navigate the website and search for appropriate database resources and tools, whilst also highlighting resources such as Train online (our e-learning portal) and the literature resources at Europe PMC.

This workshop will not focus on a set of specific resources, for more focused workshops please see the others within this series.


Sarah Morgan, EMBL-EBI

Laura Emery, EMBL-EBI


Audience and Prerequisites

  • This workshop is aimed at researchers who are looking for an overview of the bioinformatics resources provided by EMBL-EBI
  • Graduate students, Postdocs and Staff members from the University of Cambridge, Affiliated Institutions and other external Institutions or individuals


Syllabus, Tools and Resources

During this course you will learn about:

  • EMBL-EBI data resources and tools
  • Identifying appropriate resources
  • Training materials available through Train online
  • Sources of help and support when using EMBL-EBI resources


Learning Objectives

After this course you should be able to:

  • Navigate the EMBL-EBI website
  • Use EBI search to find sources of information for a particular gene or protein of interest
  • Search for resources appropriate to your subject area
  • Access the online training portal and literature resources



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EMBL-EBI resources webinar



09:30 Welcome
09:35 Introduction to EMBL-EBI EBI Training Team
  Introduction to EMBL-EBI databases EBI Training Team
  Introduction to EBI Search EBI Training Team
  Tea/Coffee Break
  Practical exercises, worked examples and discussions EBI Training Team
13:00 End of workshop
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